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'Dog The Bounty Hunter' Star Beth Chapman Dead At Age 51

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Jun. 26 2019, Updated 9:12 p.m. ET

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Dog the Bounty Hunter star Beth Chapman died at the age of 51 on Wednesday, June 26, at a hospital in Honolulu, Hawaii.

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The 51-year-old battled throat cancer for a long two years until it ultimately took her life.

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She was put on a medically-induced coma on June 22.

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In 2017, Beth announced that she had been diagnosed with stage II throat cancer but by December, she was cancer free.

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In November 2018, the cancer had returned and she fought hard to stay strong for her husband Duane "Dog" Chapman, while undergoing intense chemo.

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On May 12, 2019, Beth revealed that she had decided to stop chemo.

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On June 26, Dog, 66, posted a heartbreaking goodbye to his wife on Twitter.

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"It’s 5:32am in Hawaii, this is the time she would wake up to go hike Koko Head mountain. Only today, she hiked the stairway to heaven," he wrote. "We all love you, Beth. See you on the other side."

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